Christian Porter and his lawyer ordered to pay huge legal costs

Christian Porter and his lawyer ordered to pay huge legal costs

Christian Porter and his former attorney were ordered to pay more than $430,000 in legal fees to a friend of the woman who accused the former attorney general of rape. Mr Porter has always denied the allegation, which dates back to 1988 when he was a teenager, and no charges have been brought. Joanne Dyer, … Read more

National shortage of RAT tests called ‘hot mess’

National shortage of RAT tests called ‘hot mess’

As Australians struggle to get their hands on rapid antigen tests, one MP has described the current situation as a “hot mess”. With many states changing their testing rules to reduce PCR testing, home testing has become increasingly elusive of RAT testing as case numbers continue to soar. Labor’s Anika Wells described the situation as … Read more

COVID Australia: NSW records 29 deaths as Qld reports huge rise in cases ahead of dumping of national borders

COVID Australia: NSW records 29 deaths as Qld reports huge rise in cases ahead of dumping of national borders

NSW Premier Dominic Perrottet insists the healthcare system has the capacity to cope with the Omicron surge as the state records its deadliest day of the pandemic. The state recorded 63,018 new cases of COVID-19 on Friday, including 37,938 rapid antigen test results. A record 29 people have died in the past 24 hours. There … Read more